Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Davor Pavelic: Vetlocity


Davor Pavelic created super-fun illustrations for Vetlocity, the animal health industry’s end-to-end loyalty solution designed to strengthen the bond between manufacturers, veterinarians and pet owners. Davor’s blend of retro and modern, with a soft color touch, makes for a friendly mix.

Dan Stiles: One Thing Leads to Another

Dan Stiles new career retrospective book, One Thing Leads to Another, will be launched Wednesday, June 3rd, 7 pm at PowerHouse Books, 37 Main St in Brooklyn’s Dumbo neighborhood. There will be wine!

JON KRAUSE: NINE PHILLY ILLOS

Jon Krause is one of nine Philadelphia-based illustrators profiled in a recent issue of Philly VOICE magazine. “I like taking text that might be obtuse and simplifying it into an image that makes the viewer think a bit, and crystallizes what the message is – visually -- in a concise way.”

BRIAN STAUFFER: SLUGGISH REVOLUTION

Brian Stauffer’s illustration on POLITICO.com is about the snail-like pace of change in the so-called Clean Energy Revolution.

DAN BEJAR: SERIAL THRILLER

Dan Bejar's "Serial Thriller" cover for Concord Academy Magazine illustrates a story about the hit podcast "Serial's" creator Sarah Koenig, and the podcast medium's ability to support long-form narrative journalism in the age of 140 character news bites.

KOTRYNA ZUKAUSKAITE: ATTENTION ECONOMY

Kotryna Zukauskaite was commissioned by the Milken Institute Review to illustrate an article on “Attention Economy,” which analyzed the relative value of time, quick clicks, and attention in social media.

JOHN KACHIK: ROCK-STARRY NIGHT

John Kachik painted this 10 x 10" oil on black velvet portrait of Elvis for a fund raising auction at the Starry Night Delaplaine Gala in Frederick, MD. A real mixed metaphor image, John’s cultural mash-up incorporates Van Gogh and campy black velvet painting to create something brand new.

LAURA WATSON: ELEMENTS OF SPRINGTIME STYLE

Laura Watson, inspired by the tiny spring blooms popping up in her garden last month, decided to illustrate and hand letter a botanical pattern for the stationery/greeting card/paper products markets.

TAYLOR CALLERY: AFFORDABLE CARE ACT

Taylor Callery created simple illustrations for Harper's Magazine to accompany a complex feature on the intensions of the Affordable Care Act, and how it affects the poor and middle class.

SUDI MCCOLLUM: SUN MEADOW

Sudi McCollum created cheerful illustrations with an earthy, handmade feeling for AG Foods/Sun Meadow, Specialty Meals Provider.